The eminent Harvard Professor Steven Pinker joins Stephen Fry to discuss the challenges we face in the 21st century and what we need to do to defend the values and ideas of the Enlightenment. Read more.
The clinical psychologist Jordan Peterson sets out twelve profound and practical principles for living a meaningful life. His 12 Rules for Life will offer an antidote to the chaos in our lives: with eternal truths applied to our modern problems. Read more.
The major TED speaker on addiction, Johann Hari suggests that depression isn’t caused by a chemical imbalance in our brains but by crucial changes in the way we are living. For Johann, this opens up 7 new potential paths out of depression and anxiety - ones that are very different to the paths we have been offered before. Read more.
The Buddhist monk, molecular biologist and interpreter for the Dalai Lama, Matthieu Ricard joins the distinguished neuroscientist Wolf Singer for a conversation on where Buddhism meets Neuroscience. Read more.
Join celebrated Stratfordian Sir Jonathan Bate and anti-Stratfordian Alexander Waugh for an impassioned debate on the most beguiling and unputdownable literary mystery of them all. Moderated by Hermione Eyre. Read more.
The founder of the 30percentclub and Mother of 9 children, Helena Morrissey joins the journalist Hannah MacInnes for a powerful conversation on how to achieve Gender Equality in business and home. Read more.
The world-renowned behavioural economist will delve into the truly illogical world of personal finance, and help us better understand why our irrational behaviour often interferes with our best intentions when it comes to our own money issues. Read more.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb discusses his major new work: ‘Skin in the Game’ Meaning paying attention not to what people say, only to what they do, and how much of their neck they are putting on the line Read more.
Former World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov talks about where Machine Intelligence ends and Human Creativity begins – followed by a conversation with legendary former MIT Media Lab Professor Mike Hawley. Read more.
Nick Clegg argues that our democratic mandate is not trounced by the referendum, we are free to reconsider calmly and rationally. In conversation with BBC Newsnight's Emily Maitlis, Nick will explain precisely how this historic mistake can be reversed. Read more.
Are you an Upholder, a Questioner, an Obliger or a Rebel?. The author of The Happiness Project, Gretchen Rubin defines the four hidden personality groups that shape every aspect of our behaviour. The question Gretchen Asks ‚ Which type are you?’ Read more.